Closer to when I started this thing of ours called Wilfully Obscure, I shared two regional Replacements tribute compilations. Sorry Ma Forgot to Let Out the Cat, featuring Athens, GA artists, and So What, concentrating on Austin, TX talent. While the sentiment and premise behind these albums were fine, the music was considerably inconsistent. In 1999 came a third Mats tribute, I´m In Love....with That Song!, this time not merely siphoning the talent of one particular city scene, rather an entire continent, yielding much more satisfactory results.
THE REST - s/t LP 1986 - Berlin had and has a very active underground scene and this rare piece is an excellent example of this. The Rest were Frieder (vocals), Ringo (bass), Diet...
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